Photos show car involved in hit-and-run that left Lutz man in critical condition

Hillsborough County

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – The Florida Highway Patrol has released photos of a white sedan that was involved in a hit-and-run crash that left a Lutz man fighting for his life.

According to troopers, the sedan was heading northbound on Nebraska Avenue, near 131st Street when it hit Mitchell Cribbs Jr. who was crossing the road.

The driver fled the scene of the accident and left Cribbs on the ground, troopers said.

Cribbs, a father of five, was taken to St. Joseph’s Hospital, where he had to undergo brain surgery, according to his girlfriend, Tabitha Grimes. He is currently listed in critical condition, Grimes said.

Authorities are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call the FHP at 813-873-8477 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477.

LATEST STORIES:

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Top Videos

Citrus County couple back home after weeks on cruise ships during coronavirus outbreak

Thumbnail for the video titled "Citrus County couple back home after weeks on cruise ships during coronavirus outbreak"

Trump says he will speak with DeSantis about cruise ships

Thumbnail for the video titled "Trump says he will speak with DeSantis about cruise ships"

businesses shutting down

Thumbnail for the video titled "businesses shutting down"

tobacco depot video

Thumbnail for the video titled "tobacco depot video"

Clearwater police surprise 6-year-old for his birthday

Thumbnail for the video titled "Clearwater police surprise 6-year-old for his birthday"

Migrant workers especially suffering during coronavirus crisis

Thumbnail for the video titled "Migrant workers especially suffering during coronavirus crisis"

evan small business stimulus loans

Thumbnail for the video titled "evan small business stimulus loans"

48 Hillsborough County first responders in quarantine due to COVID-19

Thumbnail for the video titled "48 Hillsborough County first responders in quarantine due to COVID-19"

a Tampa restaurant owner is using her voice to spread joy

Thumbnail for the video titled "a Tampa restaurant owner is using her voice to spread joy"

You could get arrested in Pinellas Co. for not social distancing

Thumbnail for the video titled "You could get arrested in Pinellas Co. for not social distancing"

'We appreciate you' Pinellas Co. man offering free lawn care to health care professionals

Thumbnail for the video titled "'We appreciate you' Pinellas Co. man offering free lawn care to health care professionals"

Manatee County Chair Betsy Benac regarding current situation

Thumbnail for the video titled "Manatee County Chair Betsy Benac regarding current situation"
More Local News

Trending Stories

get the app

News App

Weather App

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss